CANDEY has extensive expertise and experience in high value disputes within the field of technology and engineering.
Our lawyers act and have acted for multinational companies within the technology and engineering sectors in highly technical cases, always seeking to protect the business and where possible resolve disputes.
Where that is not possible we are very familiar with the Technology and Construction Court, a specialised division of the High Court.
We have successfully acted in large High Court trials with claims well in excess of £100m, involving multiple experts of different technical disciplines.
The team are extremely adept at working with inhouse teams and managing the significant disclosure and quantum aspects of these matters, often overlooked at the outset. Our aim is to work in partnership with client teams to make a tricky case enjoyable.
Mo Haque QC holds an engineering degree and has dealt with many such cases as Counsel (both product and non-product liability) acting for and against companies such as Balfour Beatty, Indesit and Iveco.
Yuri Botiuk has significant experience of costs and quantum issues arising from complex construction and engineering disputes having acted in long running litigation concerning the steelwork construction at Wembley stadium.
Andrew Dunn and William Stewart-Parker have both previously been seconded to the in-house legal team at Nissan and with Sonia Bamford continue to support clients in the automotive sector.
Recent cases which CANDEY has undertaken in this sector include:
CANDEY works closely with in-house lawyers and technical sector specialists to gain a full understanding of all dimensions of any potential dispute. This insight can be of significant value to businesses in this sector, particularly at a time when industry is undergoing significant transformation. Such an approach enables CANDEY to implement innovative, effective and efficient strategies to resolve matters for its clients in such a way which fits in with the wider business considerations of clients from the technology and engineering sectors.